Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Moving your camera, part of Up and Running with DSLR Filmmaking.
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Brian Liepe: Adding movement to your shots really enhances your ability to tell a story. …Whether at shooting handheld, like we discussed in the last movie, or placing your camera on …a jib, camera movement allows the audience to engage in a story in a very effective and unique way. …Here is a small tool that can add a big cinematic effect to your shots, it's called a slider. …Just adding a slight deliberate and slow movement to your shot can help reflect elements in …your story, plus there is something sort of magical about giving the audience a perspective …that moves through space.…
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- Understanding aperture, shutter speed, and ISO
- Using lenses as a tool in storytelling
- Establishing focus for video
- Achieving a shallow depth of field
- Using equipment like clapperboards and matte boxes
- Editing and color correcting footage
- Using cinematography techniques to get beautiful shots
- Avoiding rolling shutter and moiré